What Do We Know About the True Identity of UFO on 'The Masked Singer'?

Chris Barilla - Author

May 3 2023, Updated 9:13 p.m. ET

UFO on 'The Masked Singer'
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In terms of reality singing competitions, The Masked Singer succeeds at keeping viewers engaged through its clever process of hiding the identities of the famous faces participating in the show in some truly wild outfits. With careful curation (and a bounty of clues), FOX leads fans of The Masked Singer on a frenzied chase hoping to uncover the stars underneath the masks.

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On the latest season of The Masked Singer, fans are getting familiar with UFO, an otherworldly creature who just might be your favorite celebrity. So, who is UFO on The Masked Singer? Keep reading for all of the known details.

UFO performs on 'The Masked Singer'
Source: FOX
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UFO on 'The Masked Singer' — The Clues

Ken Jeong shared some tidbits about the character on social media, which allows fans to gather a bit more about who it may be beyond just its appearance.

  • Chrome-colored
  • UFO-shaped skirt
  • One green eye
  • A "fashion icon" with a sewing machine
  • There's a runway and UFO acts like a model
  • Ken claims there is "no one in this galaxy" more famous than them

UFO gave us the “Planet Wide” live clue! “I don’t like to brag,” they said. “But I’m not just known in America but the whole galaxy.” For the April 12 episode, UFO performed “Yellow” by Coldplay. Other clues included:

  • New England
  • Tiara
  • Italian Flag with “I <3 IT” on it
  • Queen Victoria
  • Sewing Machine
  • Golden Gate Bridge
  • “Several sister ships”
  • “GG”
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UFO performed “Tears Dry on Their Own” by Amy Winehouse for their final The Masked Singer performance.

“Red White and Blue.” UFO said, “I’m beyond proud to represent and come from the USA.” However, UFO wasn't going to leave us with just that. They added an additional little clue for us, too.

“So much of my career is based on the way I look physically," they said.

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Lily Collins, Rebecca Romijn, and Molly Sims
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UFO on 'The Masked Singer' — The Guesses

Spoiler alert! We will be revealing UFO's correct identity below.

Even though we're still early into things, it seems as though Ken Jeong is convinced that the person behind the UFO mask is Kendall Jenner. Nick Cannon agreed that the theory is "not his worst guess" ever. Nonetheless, here are some hypothetical other famous names that fans online have suggested could be behind UFO:

  • Katie Stevens
  • Hailee Steinfeld
  • Dove Cameron
  • Sarah McLachlan
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Fans aren't the main people guessing, though. The judges had their first official guesses. Robin guessed Kaia Gerber. Jenny chose Gigi Hadid and Ken chose Kendall Jenner.

These guesses were shaken up a little bit on the May 3 episode. Nicole decided to go with Lily Collins. Ken said Rebecca Romijn. Plus, Robin guessed Molly Sims.

So, who is UFO on 'The Masked Singer'? The answer is…

UFO was actress Olivia Culpo all along. It looks like none of our judges were able to get this one right.

Catch more of The Masked Singer Wednesdays at 8 p.m. EST.

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